James Bay appeared on The Late Late Present to carry out his latest music “One Life.” Taking part in in entrance of a vivid orange solar backdrop, Bay and his band can the aching tune, which charts the connection of a pair.
Bay dropped “One Life” earlier this month together with a cinematic video for the observe. It would seem on his forthcoming third LP, Leap, out July 8 through EMI Information/Republic Information. Bay wrote the music as a tribute to Lucy Smith, his longtime girlfriend and the mom of his daughter Ada.
“I’d by no means written from this attitude earlier than,” Bay defined of the music. “I’d by no means written from a spot of such pleasure and positivity. Lucy and I first bought collectively at 16 and have been collectively ever since. She’s supported me since day one. From open mic nights, proper by to my greatest exhibits. It’s been one journey after one other, however now we’re on the largest one in all all. Elevating our stunning daughter Ada.”
“One Life” follows Bay’s earlier single “Give Me the Cause,” launched in March. That observe was produced by Gabe Simon and co-written with Foy Vance.
Leap will likely be Bay’s first album since Electrical Gentle in 2018. Extra lately, he launched “Chasing Stars,” a collaboration with Marshmello and Alesso. He additionally contributed to the soundtrack for the TV sequence Attempting, releasing “Funeral” with Maisie Peters. Bay will be a part of the Lumineers on 9 dates of their upcoming stadium tour this fall.